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2016 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Derived Variables and Risk Factors-Non-Hispanic Black

Women age 50-74 who have had a mammogram in the past two years.

(CDC calculated variable. Meets Healthy People 2020 Objective C-17.)

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,611 1,283 79.3 76.7-81.7 328 20.7 18.3-23.3
-Non-Hispanic Black 326 278 83.9 77.9-88.5 48 16.1 11.5-22.1
AGE
50-54 58 *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 151 131 88.8 80.5-93.8 20 11.2 6.2-19.5
65-75 117 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 124 102 76.1 64.9-84.6 22 23.9 15.4-35.1
Some Post-H.S. 82 *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 78 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 28 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 34 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 30 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS1
Yes 125 106 81.3 69.4-89.3 19 18.7 10.7-30.6
No 188 162 85.2 77.7-90.5 26 14.8 9.5-22.3
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY1
Yes 136 118 84.9 74.6-91.4 18 15.1 8.6-25.4
No 188 158 83.1 74.9-89.0 30 16.9 11.0-25.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 12 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 314 267 83.6 77.3-88.4 47 16.4 11.6-22.7
RURAL-URBAN CATEGORY2
Urban 100 86 85.6 75.5-91.9 14 14.4 8.1-24.5
Regional City or Suburban County 62 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Rural 164 139 81.4 70.5-88.9 25 18.6 11.1-29.5
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 119 98 83.4 73.6-90.0 21 16.6 10.0-26.4
Unemployed 9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Retired 108 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Unable to Work 83 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other not in Labor Force 7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
POVERTY LEVEL3
Less than 50% 17 *** *** *** *** *** ***
50% to 100% 33 *** *** *** *** *** ***
101% to 150% 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
151% to 200% 20 *** *** *** *** *** ***
More than 200% 109 *** *** *** *** *** ***
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER4
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 100 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 103 86 79.7 67.9-87.9 17 20.3 12.1-32.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 123 107 87.1 78.4-92.6 16 12.9 7.4-21.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2016
are NOT comparable to 2010 and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Disability Status will be replaced by Functional Disability in 2017. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on the North Carolina Rural Centerís classification. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3Based on 2016 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

4NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2016 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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